Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en How shopper trust varies by topic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail Feedback Group's national study of supermarket shoppers, the 2014 U.S. Supermarket Experience Study, asked shoppers to rate their primary supermarket’s performance on a number of “trust issues.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic#comments Industry Voices Technology Food Safety Industry Voices Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 494731 at http://supermarketnews.com Making the case for in-store tracking http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">The case for in-store tracking could start with the Facebook Safety Check, which takes potentially sensitive data that Facebook already has and uses it to let friends and family know you're safe in the event of a natural disaster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking#comments Technology 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:41:00 +0000 494631 at http://supermarketnews.com Digital coupon initiative works for SpartanNash http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/digital-coupon-initiative-works-spartannash <div class="node-body article-body">Shifting away from a points-based loyalty program to digital coupons has enabled SpartanNash to engage more shoppers, Linh Peters, VP of marketing, said at the Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo in Minneapolis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/digital-coupon-initiative-works-spartannash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/digital-coupon-initiative-works-spartannash#comments Technology Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo SpartanNash 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:25:00 +0000 494621 at http://supermarketnews.com Study: Shoppers on phones in aisles, at checkout http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/study-shoppers-phones-aisles-checkout <div class="node-body article-body">Shoppers use their smartphones from the time they pull up to a store to when they are checking out, according to a study discussed at the Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/study-shoppers-phones-aisles-checkout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/study-shoppers-phones-aisles-checkout#comments Technology Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:49:00 +0000 494611 at http://supermarketnews.com Walgreens: Digital coupons a success http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/walgreens-digital-coupons-success <div class="node-body article-body">Walgreens is leveraging digital coupons to transform the in-store experience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/walgreens-digital-coupons-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/walgreens-digital-coupons-success#comments Drugstores Technology Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo Walgreens 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:21:00 +0000 494591 at http://supermarketnews.com Target outlines Pinterest strategy http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/target-outlines-pinterest-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Target’s partnership with Joy Cho exemplifies the retailer’s mission to provide shoppers with inspiration, confidence, ease and belonging, said Rick Gomez, the retailer’s SVP of brand and category marketing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/target-outlines-pinterest-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/target-outlines-pinterest-strategy#comments Technology Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo Target Corp. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:43:00 +0000 494561 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold tests virtual supermarket http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/ahold-tests-virtual-supermarket <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA embraces a virtual shopping simulation tool that provides marketing and merchandising concept tests without store disruption, said Ed Sheedy, director of category management insights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/ahold-tests-virtual-supermarket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-expo/ahold-tests-virtual-supermarket#comments Technology Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo Ahold USA 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:06:00 +0000 494571 at http://supermarketnews.com Flexibility is key to grocers’ success in retail meal solutions http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/flexibility-key-grocers-success-retail-meal-solutions <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">From display cases to takeaway packaging, strategic flexibility is key for shoppers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/flexibility-key-grocers-success-retail-meal-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/flexibility-key-grocers-success-retail-meal-solutions#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:58:00 +0000 493901 at http://supermarketnews.com Supplier Standouts: 2014 Supplier Leadership Awards http://supermarketnews.com/sn-awards/supplier-standouts-2014-supplier-leadership-awards <div class="field-deck"> SN spotlights the 12 winners of its fourth annual SLAs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SN spotlights the winners of its fourth annual Supplier Leadership Awards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sn-awards/supplier-standouts-2014-supplier-leadership-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sn-awards/supplier-standouts-2014-supplier-leadership-awards#comments Beverage Consumer Trends SN Awards Technology Marketing Sustainability Supplier News Center Store Nonfood Online Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 493961 at http://supermarketnews.com Mars Chocolate North America/Wrigley: 2014 Supplier Leadership Award winner for POS Merchandising http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mars-chocolate-north-americawrigley-2014-supplier-leadership-award-winner-pos-merchandisi <div class="node-body article-body">When researchers studied the buying habits of shoppers at the front end of grocery stores, they confirmed some obvious findings — while revealing some challenges that weren’t so apparent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mars-chocolate-north-americawrigley-2014-supplier-leadership-award-winner-pos-merchandisi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mars-chocolate-north-americawrigley-2014-supplier-leadership-award-winner-pos-merchandisi#comments SN Awards Technology Supplier News Online Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 493981 at http://supermarketnews.com